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Complete details about Iraq in Asia with capital city Baghdad

Country NameIraq (Al-´Iraq)
Country CodeIRQ
Capital CityBaghdad
ContinentAsia
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1932
Population23115000
Surface Area438317.0
Life Expectancy66.5 years
GNP11500.0 (old 0.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Arabic [official]     (77.2%)
Assyrian     (0.8%)
Azerbaijani     (1.7%)
Kurdish     (19.0%)
Persian     (0.8%)

Major Cities

Baghdad, Baghdad     (population 4336000)
Mosul, Ninawa     (population 879000)
Irbil, Irbil     (population 485968)
Kirkuk, al-Tamim     (population 418624)
Basra, Basra     (population 406296)
al-Sulaymaniya, al-Sulaymaniya     (population 364096)
al-Najaf, al-Najaf     (population 309010)
Karbala, Karbala     (population 296705)
al-Hilla, Babil     (population 268834)
al-Nasiriya, DhiQar     (population 265937)
al-Amara, Maysan     (population 208797)
al-Diwaniya, al-Qadisiya     (population 196519)
al-Ramadi, al-Anbar     (population 192556)
al-Kut, Wasit     (population 183183)
Baquba, Diyala     (population 114516)

Iraq's most recent News and Stories

Iraq Tweets

From @paddyoverall on Thu Apr 18 08:31:29 EDT 2019 @J_Bloodworth Galloway was on the right side of history in relation to Iraq. He's not responsible for that catastro? https://t.co/2TydZqIgWw
From @TheIQDTeam on Thu Apr 18 08:31:26 EDT 2019 The cost of living in Iraq compared to the countries of the world https://t.co/Tpb8pzSZKA
From @CTagori on Thu Apr 18 08:31:16 EDT 2019 RT @sahouraxo: You bombed no less than 8 countries throughout your presidency, killing and displacing millions and causing an infinite amou?
From @Saudi_Gazette on Thu Apr 18 08:31:02 EDT 2019 #Iraq?s parliament voted to ban popular online video games including PlayerUnknown?s Battlegrounds and Fortnite, ci? https://t.co/bOjlT4mjCS
From @raphaeldemontf on Thu Apr 18 08:31:00 EDT 2019 RT @sahouraxo: You bombed no less than 8 countries throughout your presidency, killing and displacing millions and causing an infinite amou?
From @GerrySeedhouse on Thu Apr 18 08:30:57 EDT 2019 RT @LiamFox: This week I was in Baghdad where I announced £1 billion to support UK exports to and investments in Iraq. Trade creates pros?
From @exper72 on Thu Apr 18 08:30:47 EDT 2019 RT @Ibra_Joudeh: Iraqi Army receives new batch of Russian T-90 tanks https://t.co/GGvCzKQhY6 #Iraq
From @EfimovEandrei06 on Thu Apr 18 08:30:44 EDT 2019 RT @ChakerKhazaal: This is #LifeDice ? the novel #AmWriting. ?? ?? ?? #Iraq #USA #Gaza ?????? https://t.co/J8Pfe2hm3U
From @tkarasik on Thu Apr 18 08:30:41 EDT 2019 RT @Ozkok_: #Iraq received a new batch of T-90 tanks from #Russia. https://t.co/TyuIQrim4i
From @aram13658968 on Thu Apr 18 08:30:40 EDT 2019 @PercyLeeMD @UCLAHealth @WashURadOnc @VUmcAmsterdam @UMiamiHealth @UWMadison @JournalCancer @CGlideHurst? https://t.co/ijKIXH7bAN
From @BasharShakir1 on Thu Apr 18 08:30:39 EDT 2019 RT @KurdsCampaign: Wife of Turkish dictator Erdo?an is being given a "humanitarian award" by a panel led by former UK Foreign Secretary Jac?
From @Posts_from_Asia on Thu Apr 18 08:30:30 EDT 2019 Free Hong Kong! https://t.co/cEfiJeHGUU #Aljazeera #Iraq #Iran #Sirya #Egypt #Arab #Islam #Muslim #Quran #Yemen #Afganistan #AP
From @LaraLovesCrows on Thu Apr 18 08:30:28 EDT 2019 RT @RedTRaccoon: Don't tell me it's about medications overseas either. This is the opposite side of that wall. This is Iraq in 2006. We?